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Injuries will put the Redskins to the test. Character will be the key to passing it.

Nov 06, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

Professionalism is both the minimum requirement and one of the more admirable qualities among athletes who play their sport for money. That's especially true when that game is pro football, where maximum effort, simply for the sake of pride and team, has such a high cost in pain.

The Washington Redskins are about to face a severe test in professionalism. After learning Monday that both their starting offensive guards and a mediocre wide receiver will be lost for the season to injuries, the...